We are in the process of installing a new phone system at Gaia House and have experienced some periods when incoming calls are not able to be received. We apologise for this and are working with our provider to fix the problems. If you need to be in touch urgently please e-mail info@gaiahouse.co.uk and we will do our best to respond.

Gaia House Meditation Retreat Centre lotus iconWelcome!

Gaia House is a meditation retreat centre offering silent meditation retreats in the Buddhist tradition. We warmly welcome all people of every age, ethnicity, cultural heritage and religious background, socio-economic group, ability, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Join us in this historic setting, deep in the peaceful beauty of the South Devon countryside, to explore the teachings of the Buddha, guided by experienced Dharma teachers from all over the world.

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  • Would you like to come on a three to four-week gardening work retreat? We have places available between 28 July and the end of September. Find out more here.
  • We have work retreat availability from 14 July onwards. If you are interested in coming on a work retreat please find out more and apply here.
  • We have a personal retreat room available in our Hermitage Wing from 14 July to 2 September (two-week minimum stay). If you are interested please email info@gaiahouse.co.uk and complete an application form
  • We’re on the hunt for a Reception Coordinator and a Household Coordinator! Join our residential coordinator community for a period of service that can be an incredibly special and unique experience. The opportunity to practise and work within a Dharma community setting can provide a rich base for deepening practice. Find out more about becoming a coordinator.